Are we winning the climate fight?

Oct 28, 2016 by Keith Brooks (Programs Director)

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

A lot of progress is being made on the fight against climate change here in Canada and around the world. But is it enough?…Read More


Stupid or Just Lying? What's up with the Fraser Institute?

Oct 13, 2016 by Keith Brooks (Programs Director)

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

Is it willful deceit or poor comprehension? Either way, the Fraser Institute’s recent take on what Trudeau’s carbon pricing will mean in Ontario is…Read More


How Canada Can Improve its Environmental Assessment Laws

Oct 07, 2016 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Climate Change

Fed up with environmental laws that allow a project to go forward even if it poses unacceptable risks to our communities, ecosystems and climate?…Read More


Why Prime Minister Trudeau should move (more) aggressively on carbon pricing

Oct 06, 2016 by Dale Marshall (National Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau recently announced the inevitable: in order to have a pan-Canadian price on carbon emissions, the federal government would have to…Read More


We can quickly shut down coal-fired power plants

Sep 29, 2016 by Dale Marshall (National Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change

With the federal and provincial governments set to release a pan-Canadian climate strategy in the next month or two, there are a number of…Read More


We need more, not less, green energy

Sep 27, 2016 by Keith Brooks (Programs Director)

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

The Ontario government caught everyone by surprise when it announced the suspension of plans to procure more wind and solar power. Ontario has shown…Read More


Canada Needs Climate Leadership, Not Kinder Morgan

Sep 26, 2016 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Climate Change

The federal government might be about to break another promise. The clock is ticking down toward a December deadline for a Cabinet decision on…Read More


Prime Minister Trudeau adopting former federal government’s weak carbon reduction targets

Sep 22, 2016 by Dale Marshall (National Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change

The past week was not good news for Canadians who want to see our country show climate leadership. Though Canada championed the Paris Agreement…Read More


The “world’s dumbest policy”: Canada should quickly end fossil fuel subsidies

Sep 09, 2016 by Dale Marshall (National Program Manager)

Categories: Clean Economy, Climate Change

Earlier this week, the G20 summit wrapped up in China without further progress on getting rid of the “world’s dumbest policy.” That’s how Bloomberg…Read More


Civil society groups urge Trudeau to phase out fossil fuel subsidies in open letter

Sep 01, 2016 by Tim Ehlich ()

Categories: Climate Change

Dear Prime Minister Trudeau, We call on your government to commit to ending Canada’s fossil fuel subsidies by 2020, as a strong show of…Read More